In order to welcome you we have compiled information about your new hometown.
Get to know the town’s walking and cycling paths, activities and swimming pools but children under 18 get free access to pools.
Children and youth in Hafnarfjörður have access to good education, after-school activities and recreation activities.
Practical information about buses, waste collection, street cleaning, traffic, animal control and more.
Hafnarfjörður hopes to secure financial and social security for all residents. Find out what support is available.
Enjoy culture in Bæjarbíó cultural house, at various museums or attend exciting events.
You can stay at great hotels, hostels or at a family friendly campsite in town.
You can find a lot of outdoors activities and various recreations in Hafnarfjörður.
Check-out upcoming events, or register a new one.
Search for employees or available jobs in town.
Hafnarfjörður Town council consists of 11 municipal representatives. All town council meetings are broadcast live.
Here you can find the town's fees for children, sports and activities and support services.
Contact us with ideas, suggestions, problems or emergencies.
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Are you new in Iceland? Or still, adjusting? Do you have a question or need assistance?
The aim of the Multicultural and Information Centre (MCC) is to enable every individual to become an active member of Icelandic society, no matter the background or where they come from. They offer information and advice on moving to Iceland, how it is to live here and what rights you have.
All their services are free of charge and confidential. You can talk to them in English, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Lithuanian, Russian and Icelandic.
There are many schools you can learn Icelandic in Iceland, currently there are no language courses located in Hafnarfjörður. The Multicultural Information centre has information on the topic on their website.
Island.is is a centralized portal for public services in Iceland. Here you can access personal information securely and many self-service tools. The site’s expanding service offering simplifies the user experience and makes information readily available.
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The e-certificates are stored on your SIM card and you choose a PIN to use them. The e-certificates work on both old and new mobile phones and all operating systems. No card reader, no software, no apps for your computer. You just need to have your mobile phone nearby.
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